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Find accessible higher ed, says Emeritus exec

Posted on: Charlie Schilling is a senior executive with Emeritus, a global company that is partnering with leading universities to create new ways to deliver professional education. In this episode, he discusses the vital need to upskill and reskill the American workforce. We talk about the millions of workers who want to change their careers. Charlie… Read More

Abortion rights advocates and abortion rights opponents demonstrate in front of the U.S. Supreme Court

Roe v. Wade’s future is in doubt after historic arguments at Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NPR) — The right to an abortion in the United States appeared to be on shaky ground as a divided Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on the fate of Roe v. Wade, the court’s 1973 decision that legalized abortion in the United States. At issue in Wednesday’s case — Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s… Read More

Remnants of the COVID-19 Pandemic are seen in Athens, Ohio, on Tuesday, July 13, 2021. [Joseph Scheller | WOUB]

37 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Athens County for Dec. 1

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ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 8,326 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after 37 new cases were reported Wednesday. The Ohio Department of Health confirmed the numbers on Dec. 1, 2021. According to ODH data, the cases involved nine people 0-19, nine people 20-29, six people 30-39,… Read More

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron

Vaccine mandate for federal contractors blocked in Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s attorney general has won a preliminary court order to block President Joe Biden’s coronavirus vaccination mandate for federal government contractors and subcontractors. The preliminary injunction was issued Tuesday by U.S. District Judge Gregory F. Van Tatenhove. It stops the mandate from taking effect in Kentucky, Tennessee and Ohio. Ohio and… Read More

Rick Steves on a sleigh ride

Rick Steves’ European Christmas – Tuesday, December 7 at 9:30 pm

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From manger scenes and mistletoe to wintry wonderlands, RICK STEVES’ EUROPEAN CHRISTMAS celebrates the Christmas season throughout the European continent. In the special, Rick visits friends and families in England, France, Norway, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy to reveal their customs and practices of the holiday season. He begins his travels in England, where the… Read More